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Jean M. George

Ms. George is a General Partner at Advanced Technology Ventures, a venture capital fund. Prior to ATV, Ms. George served as director of BancBoston Ventures, a venture capital fund. Previously, she spent ten years at Genzyme in a variety of operational roles in marketing, product development and business development, including Vice President of Global Sales and Marketing. She also worked as Vice President and Founder of Genzyme’s Tissue Repair Division, where she was responsible for identifying new product opportunities and potential acquisition candidates. Ms. George currently serves as a member of the board of directors of Acceleron Pharma, Inc., Hydra Biosciences, Catabasis, Thrasos Therapeutics, and Zeltiq Aethestics, Inc. Ms. George holds a B.S. degree in Biology from the University of Maine and an M.B.A. from Simmons College Graduate School of Management.